Network Technical Architect - IT Service Provider

  • £600PD - £650PD
  • City of London
  • Contract
  • 600
  • 650
  • Contract
  • Infrastructure and Cloud Contract

We are partnered with a leading digital IT transformation company, empowering businesses with innovative solutions and cutting-edge technology. With a commitment to excellence and a focus on driving organizational success, our client stands as a pioneer in the IT services industry. 

Thay are embarking on a long-term program and are seeking a skilled contract Network Technical Architect to join their dynamic team. If you have a proven track record in network architecture, design, and implementation, along with hands-on experience in various networking technologies, we invite you to be a part of this exciting journey.


  • Demonstrate a proven track record in network architecture, design, and implementation.
  • Possess in-depth knowledge of WAN transport systems/services, Telecommunications systems/services, LAN switch technology, Wireless technology, and routing protocols (EIGRP, OSPF, BGP4), along with expertise in Software-Defined technology (SD-WAN).
  • Hands-on experience (~4-5 years) with HP Aruba OEM Products (Silverpeak, Clearpass, Mobility controllers/Gateways, Switches/Access Points).
  • Familiarity with SD-WAN solutions such as Cisco Viptela, Fortinet, Versa, SilverPeak.
  • Knowledge of Palo-Alto (PAN-OS, Prisma Access, Firewalls) with SASE knowledge as an advantage.
  • Understanding of AWS/Azure/GCP architectural principles and key networking services.
  • Proven experience in WAN Transformation and large-scale hands-on experience with multiple network transformations.
  • Demonstrated excellence in LAN/WAN/Security design and implementation, successfully completing projects.
  • Excellent communication, documentation, presentation, and customer focus skills.
  • Certifications such as ACDA/ACDP, ACCA/ACCP, SPSP/SPSX are highly valued.


  • Develop network architecture design and roadmaps for HP Aruba SD-WAN/LAB/WLAN with ClearPass solutions aligned with the organization's IT strategy.
  • Collaborate with Customer IT teams to ensure that design solutions meet the organization's network and security requirements.
  • Configure and troubleshoot HP Aruba OEM Products, ensuring proper operation of SD-WAN/LAN/WLAN according to architectural design and standards.
  • High-level monitoring of SD-WAN/LAN/WLAN performance, identifying and resolving issues, and making adjustments for improved performance.
  • Continuously assess, review, and refine network solutions and architectures to meet changing business needs, technologies, and industry standards.
  • Develop and maintain comprehensive documentation of overall design solutions and architectures, providing training to other IT staff as needed.


  • 6 Months


  • Outside IR35

Day Rate:

  • £600PD - £650PD

If you are passionate about shaping network architectures, collaborating on transformative projects, and contributing to the success of a long-term program, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

Joe James Director of Contract Services

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